Thermoemission reactor-converters for nuclear power units in outer space
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- Gryaznov, G.M., Zhabotinskii, E.E., Zrodnikov, A.V. et al. At Energy (1989) 66: 414. doi:10.1007/BF01123508
Thermoemission nuclear power units with built-in generators in the nuclear reactor core can be regarded as a promising source of electric power for supplying the needs of space equipment for various purposes with a wide range of electric power demands over a long service life and with acceptable mass-limit characteristics.